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5 Jul
The Court of Appeal, Lagos has discharged and acquitted a former Managing Director of Trans-Atlantic Oil, Mr Akinyemi Idowu Jegede, of fraud charge levelled against him by the Economic
19 Sep 2021
A 31-year-old businessman, Lekan Thompson has been dragged before a Lagos Magistrate Court sitting in Ikeja over the alleged defiling of a 13-year-old girl (name withheld).
18 Mar 2021
Gunmen have killed a middle-aged businessman, Alhaji Ibrahim Kwatahi, in Jargaba community, Bakori Local Council of Katsina State.
7 Jan 2021
Dr Olabode Thompson Mobolaji Kalejaye, an entrepreneur, patriot, and international businessman is dead. He died on December 31, 2020, aged 64.  After his HSC at Baptist Academy, he had a brief stint with journalism, working with both Punch Newspaper and Concord Press. At the same time, he pursued his professional studies in accountancy before travelling…
29 Dec 2020
The Managing Director of Emilinks Ltd, Solomon Emeka Nwadiogbu, has filed an N1.5billion suit against the Police and the Lagos State Ministry of Youth, Sport, and Social Development
18 Feb 2020
A Lagos businessman, Chief Solomon Nwadiogbu, has asked a Federal High Court, Lagos to reassign his case against the management of the Eko Hotel and Suites from the current judge, Justice Saliu Saidu
22 Jan 2020
Daniel Bob Ibeaji, aged 42, prime suspect in the murder of popular Abuja businessman and owner of Fireman generating sets, Chief Hyginus Odunukwe, yesterday gave a startling revelation
16 Jan 2020
Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of a Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin yesterday issued a bench warrant of arrest against a Lagos- based businessman
14 Dec 2019
Sir Henry Olujimi Boyo was born into the illustrious Boyo family of Warri, Delta State on February 9, 1948. He attended the Children’s Home School in Ibadan
4 May 2018
A Lagos resident, Mr. Aderotimi Lateef Balogun, yesterday called on the police and other security agents in the state to come to his rescue, alleging threat to his life, over move to claim his land located on 26/27 Modupe Davis Street, on Lagos Island. Balogun, explained to newsmen that he bought the land from a…
3 Mar 2018
For allegedly ‎forged legal documents for a property forfeited to victims, two lawyers, Emmanuel Ilechukwu and Rowland Kalu, together with a businessman Emmanuel Nwude, were yesterday arraigned before a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja. The trio was arraigned on a 15-count charge filed against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) before…
2 Feb 2018
An Upper Area Court III sitting in Kasuwan Nama, Jos North, on Friday sentenced a 31-year-old businessman, Joseph Vongjem to fours years in prison for raping a 13-year-old girl. Upper Area Court judge Yahaya Mohammed, did not give the convict any option of fine. The accused had pleaded guilty to the offence which prosecutors said…


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Russian shelling of the southern Ukrainian city of Kherson killed 15 civilians Friday, officials said, as engineers across the country sought to restore heat, water and power to major cities. Throughout the country, Russian air strikes in recent weeks have brought Ukraine's energy infrastructure to its knees as winter approaches and temperatures near freezing, spurring…
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The head of Haiti's National Police Academy was shot dead Friday in a gang-plagued part of the capital Port-au-Prince, officials told AFP, the latest in a series of deadly attacks in the violence-torn Caribbean nation. Harington Rigaud "was shot in the head not far from the academy", said police spokesman Garry Desrosiers, adding that the…
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Argentina will seek to save their World Cup skins in Qatar on Saturday when Lionel Messi and his teammates face Mexico in a match they cannot afford to lose. A stunning 2-1 defeat to Saudi Arabia has left Argentina, who arrived in Doha on a 36-match unbeaten run and as one of the overall favourites,…
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Somalia's government has declared "all-out war" against the militant group Al-Shabaab and adopted a multi-pronged counterterrorism effort which -- despite some early headline-grabbing military gains -- promises to be long and difficult. The dogged Al-Qaeda affiliate was driven from Somalia's major cities a decade ago but retains swathes of countryside, where a coalition of armed…
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The Lagos State Government through its Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency on Friday began ”16 Days of Activism” to rid the state of the menace of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV). The Executive Secretary, Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA), Mrs Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, kicked off the campaign in Ikeja. She said that…